1978. Item #A3164
Nasibova, Aida. The Faceted Chamber in the Moscow Kremlin. Leningrad: Aurora 1978. 21p, 7 mounted ills. + 101 detailed color pls. of the murals (last restored in 1968). Very good hardcover in good d.j. and fair slipcase. In English and Russian. ** The murals' "scheme...and...ideological orientation are very typical of the second half of the sixteenth century when some kind of ideological justification for centralized power was badly needed." The subjects are portaits and scenes from the Bible and Russian history.